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CVE-2007-4965 Detail

Description

Multiple integer overflows in the imageop module in Python 2.5.1 and earlier allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly obtain sensitive information (memory contents) via crafted arguments to (1) the tovideo method, and unspecified other vectors related to (2) imageop.c, (3) rbgimgmodule.c, and other files, which trigger heap-based buffer overflows.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/18/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/15/2007)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=295971 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=192876
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307179
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Dec/msg00002.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Feb/msg00000.html
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-September/065826.html Exploit
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-02/msg00003.html
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000005.html
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3438
http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100074697
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2007-0254
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1551
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1620
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200711-07.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:012
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:013
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1076.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0629.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/487990/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/488457/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25696 Exploit
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-585-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-352A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3201
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4238
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0637
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36653
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1885
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10804
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8486
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8496
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00378.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10804
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10804
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8486
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8486
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8496
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8496

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
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cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:1.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:python:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4965
NVD Published Date:
09/18/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018